Keyword: richard scherer

  • Mizzcan'tbewrong (left, No. 6)

    Inside Track: The Right Call

    For more than a decade it seemed that Lady Luck was refusing to smile upon the Last Call Racing Partnership of Chicago residents Clyde Peterson and Tim Fella, until Mizzcan'tbewrong came along.

  • Scherer and Sons Hit Rare Trifecta

    When 3-year-old filly Talkin Indian won the ninth race at Fair Grounds on Dec. 7, the average racing fan likely did not notice a unique detail that came along with the first-level allowance victory.

  • Mystery Giver, right, runs to victory in the Mervin H. Muniz Jr. Memorial Handicap, Sunday at Fair Grounds.

    Mystery Giver Solves Fair Grounds Turf Again

    Team Block's Mystery Giver continued his mastery over the Fair Grounds' turf, coming from far back to win Sunday's $500,000 Mervin Muniz Jr. Memorial Handicap (gr. IIT) Sunday, setting a course record while going over the $1 million mark in career earnings.

  • Mystery Giver Completes Fair Grounds 3-Peat

    Mystery Giver gave new meaning to "three-peat" in winning the $125,000 Fair Grounds Breeders' Cup Handicap at 1 1/8 mile on the turf for the third consecutive year Saturday.

  • Shippers Rate Edge Again in Explosive Bid

    Enhancements in purse and graded status over the past four years have made the $650,000 Explosive Bid Handicap (gr. IIT) at Fair Grounds an attractive race for shippers from across the country.

  • No Suspense for Mystery Giver in Repeat

    Team Block's Mystery Giver unleashed a tremendous rally through the stretch to win the $150,000 Fair Grounds Breeders' Cup Handicap for the second consecutive year Saturday at Fair Grounds.